The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Developer
Rank 662 578 539
Rank change year-on-year
-84 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Developer 239 321 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.32% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 200 298 362
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106380 100644 111753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.27% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 86153 83636 95338
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Database Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Database Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Database Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Database Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Developer within the UK.

Database Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Database Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Developer over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 within the UK.

Database Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Database Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -109 226 £42,625 +0.29% 27
London -35 105 £45,000 -10.00% 10
South East -19 54 £46,500 +16.25% 1
City of London +11 19 £46,250 -24.48% 3
West Midlands -7 16 £35,000 +16.66% 3
North West -20 15 £30,000 - 2
Yorkshire -37 15 £36,000 +6.66% 2
West Yorkshire -37 12 £35,500 +9.23% 2
Berkshire +15 11 £55,000 +22.22%
Buckinghamshire -18 11 £42,500 +6.25%
West Sussex +1 10 £45,000 +5.88%
Milton Keynes -31 10 £42,500 +6.25%
Reading +9 9 £55,000 +22.22%
Hampshire +1 9 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Oxfordshire 0 9 £60,000 +76.47%
Scotland -2 9 £40,000 +35.59% 2
Surrey -5 9 £48,250 +16.96%
Cheshire -5 9 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Leeds -36 9 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Stoke-on-Trent +2 8 £33,750 +12.50% 1
East Midlands -13 8 £41,250 +17.85% 2
Staffordshire -19 8 £33,750 +12.50% 1
East of England -20 8 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Wallingford - 7 £60,000 -
Oxford +7 6 £60,000 +76.47%
Warrington - 6 £30,000 - 1
Gatwick - 6 £45,000 -
Winchester +10 5 £42,500 - 1
Cambridge +2 5 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Manchester +1 5 - - 1

Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Database Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Database Developer in their job title.

1 477 (87.36%) SQL
2 394 (72.16%) SQL Server
3 258 (47.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 224 (41.03%) T-SQL
5 215 (39.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 172 (31.50%) Microsoft
7 169 (30.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 164 (30.04%) ETL
9 161 (29.49%) Oracle
10 148 (27.11%) Business Intelligence
11 129 (23.63%) MS Excel
12 123 (22.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 117 (21.43%) .NET
14 114 (20.88%) Data Warehouse
15 104 (19.05%) C#
15 104 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
16 101 (18.50%) Relational Database
17 92 (16.85%) Finance
18 91 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
19 76 (13.92%) MySQL
20 69 (12.64%) Performance Tuning
21 68 (12.45%) Analytical Skills
22 63 (11.54%) Marketing
23 57 (10.44%) UNIX
23 57 (10.44%) E-Commerce
23 57 (10.44%) Data Modelling
23 57 (10.44%) SQL Server 2005
24 55 (10.07%) XML
25 52 (9.52%) PL/SQL
25 52 (9.52%) Linux

Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Database Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Database Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (3.48%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (0.73%) Lync
3 4 (0.73%) WordPress
3 4 (0.73%) SAS
4 3 (0.55%) OpenEdge
4 3 (0.55%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (0.55%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.37%) IIS
5 2 (0.37%) Apache
5 2 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 129 (23.63%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (2.20%) MS Office
4 8 (1.47%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.18%) FastStats
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.18%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.18%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.37%) SaaS
4 1 (0.18%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.20%) Intranet
2 8 (1.47%) SAN
3 7 (1.28%) Internet
4 5 (0.92%) NAS
5 4 (0.73%) FTP
6 3 (0.55%) HTTP
6 3 (0.55%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.18%) DNS
7 1 (0.18%) SNMP
7 1 (0.18%) 3G
7 1 (0.18%) Telnet
7 1 (0.18%) 2G
7 1 (0.18%) LTE
7 1 (0.18%) 4G
7 1 (0.18%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.18%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 394 (72.16%) SQL Server
2 258 (47.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 215 (39.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 169 (30.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 123 (22.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 114 (20.88%) Data Warehouse
7 101 (18.50%) Relational Database
8 91 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 76 (13.92%) MySQL
10 57 (10.44%) SQL Server 2005
11 47 (8.61%) OLAP
12 45 (8.24%) RDBMS
13 39 (7.14%) OLTP
13 39 (7.14%) Oracle Database
14 38 (6.96%) Big Data
15 36 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
16 35 (6.41%) QlikView
17 33 (6.04%) NoSQL
18 31 (5.68%) Hadoop
19 28 (5.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 44 (8.06%) Visual Studio
2 23 (4.21%) Talend Open Studio
3 14 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (1.83%) Subversion
5 8 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (1.10%) Expression Web
7 6 (1.10%) FrontPage
8 4 (0.73%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.55%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.55%) PowerDesigner
9 3 (0.55%) ClearCase
10 2 (0.37%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.18%) ProC
11 1 (0.18%) JIRA
11 1 (0.18%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.18%) Hudson
General
1 92 (16.85%) Finance
2 63 (11.54%) Marketing
3 39 (7.14%) Retail
4 28 (5.13%) Games
5 23 (4.21%) Advertising
6 18 (3.30%) Banking
7 12 (2.20%) Legal
8 10 (1.83%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.28%) Billing
10 6 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.92%) Automotive
11 5 (0.92%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.92%) Publishing
12 4 (0.73%) Law
13 3 (0.55%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.37%) Front Office
14 2 (0.37%) Back Office
15 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.18%) Military
15 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (21.43%) .NET
2 55 (10.07%) XML
3 35 (6.41%) ASP.NET
4 32 (5.86%) HTML
5 31 (5.68%) Web Services
6 23 (4.21%) CSS
7 18 (3.30%) XSLT
8 13 (2.38%) MDX
9 9 (1.65%) jQuery
10 8 (1.47%) Classic ASP
11 7 (1.28%) WCF
11 7 (1.28%) Ajax
11 7 (1.28%) .NET Framework
12 6 (1.10%) WPF
12 6 (1.10%) Regular Expression
12 6 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (0.92%) RESTful
13 5 (0.92%) ODBC
13 5 (0.92%) SOAP
13 5 (0.92%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 68 (12.45%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (5.68%) Computer Science
3 30 (5.49%) Replication
4 24 (4.40%) Client/Server
5 21 (3.85%) iPad
6 18 (3.30%) Online Games
7 17 (3.11%) Management Information System
7 17 (3.11%) Data Integration
8 10 (1.83%) Clustering
9 7 (1.28%) Open Source
10 6 (1.10%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.92%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.92%) Reference Data
11 5 (0.92%) Data Extraction
11 5 (0.92%) Statistics
12 4 (0.73%) Social Network
12 4 (0.73%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.73%) Mobile Computing
13 3 (0.55%) iPhone
13 3 (0.55%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 57 (10.44%) UNIX
2 52 (9.52%) Linux
3 28 (5.13%) Windows
4 22 (4.03%) Android
5 4 (0.73%) Solaris
6 3 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (30.04%) ETL
2 148 (27.11%) Business Intelligence
3 104 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (12.64%) Performance Tuning
5 57 (10.44%) Data Modelling
5 57 (10.44%) E-Commerce
6 52 (9.52%) Scrum
7 38 (6.96%) Unit Testing
7 38 (6.96%) Analytics
8 33 (6.04%) Migration
9 31 (5.68%) Data Management
10 29 (5.31%) Data Analysis
11 27 (4.95%) CRM
12 24 (4.40%) Project Management
12 24 (4.40%) Dimensional Modelling
13 22 (4.03%) Data Migration
14 19 (3.48%) Mentoring
15 17 (3.11%) TDD
15 17 (3.11%) Web Development
16 15 (2.75%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 477 (87.36%) SQL
2 224 (41.03%) T-SQL
3 104 (19.05%) C#
4 52 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 51 (9.34%) Java
6 36 (6.59%) JavaScript
7 29 (5.31%) Python
8 23 (4.21%) VB.NET
9 22 (4.03%) VBA
10 21 (3.85%) Shell Script
11 17 (3.11%) PHP
12 11 (2.01%) Perl
13 10 (1.83%) C
14 8 (1.47%) VBScript
15 5 (0.92%) C++
16 4 (0.73%) Clojure
17 3 (0.55%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.55%) VB
18 2 (0.37%) Delphi
18 2 (0.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 52 (9.52%) Degree
2 27 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (0.73%) MCITP
4 4 (0.73%) MCSE
5 2 (0.37%) MCDBA
5 2 (0.37%) HNC
6 1 (0.18%) HND
6 1 (0.18%) MCP
6 1 (0.18%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.41%) QA
2 3 (0.55%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.18%) COREP
System Software
1 2 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.55%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 172 (31.50%) Microsoft
2 161 (29.49%) Oracle
3 31 (5.68%) Sybase
4 27 (4.95%) Informatica
4 27 (4.95%) IBM
5 23 (4.21%) Talend
6 21 (3.85%) Cognos
7 12 (2.20%) Percona
8 9 (1.65%) Tableau
9 5 (0.92%) SAP
9 5 (0.92%) NetApp
10 4 (0.73%) AccuRev
11 3 (0.55%) JD Edwards
11 3 (0.55%) ION Trading
12 2 (0.37%) Unica
12 2 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.37%) Business Objects
12 2 (0.37%) Red Gate
12 2 (0.37%) Neolane
13 1 (0.18%) Lyris
Cambridge
DP Connect
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Harris Global
Posted: 5 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Unibet
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum and great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
RBW Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Nottingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £31000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Warrington
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
University of Leeds
Salary: From £31,342 to £37,394 per annum flexibility to appoint up to £40,847
Posted: 19 days ago
London
EasyRoommate
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago